Michael Sydney Moore was born in London in 1991. After leaving

Central Saint Martins with a Bachelor in Fine Arts in 2012; he

began selling his paintings at the age of 21. Now 25, his selected

notable achievements include a feature in the Daily Mail, August 

2014, Jennifer Smith: 'Incredible portraits look just like photos -

but in fact they’re hyper-realistic paintings that recreate every

wrinkle, hair and pore in meticulous detail’ and selection in the Mall Galleries 2014

Threadneedle Prize. 


Michael's current practice is focused on blurring the line between

elements of photography and live sittings. Achieving the vibrancy

of colour and shadow live sittings afford as well as the freedom of

time photography affords. 


Michael currently resides and works in East London.